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Multi-day heavy rainfall and flooding event continues to unfold in the Central and Southern U.S.

Another day of heavy rain on Friday will further increase the risk of flash flooding and long-term flooding in the Southern Plains and the Lower/Mid-Mississippi and Ohio River Valleys. The NWS Weather Prediction Center has issued Moderate Risks for excessive rainfall for parts of these regions on Friday and into the weekend. Some areas may see an additional 4-5 inches of rain over the next 3 days. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Oak Ridge (KOQT)

Lat: 36.02°NLon: 84.23°WElev: 915ft.

Fair

70°F

21°C

Humidity 79%
Wind Speed Vrbl 5 mph
Barometer 30.37 in (1027.7 mb)
Dewpoint 63°F (17°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 23 Feb 9:53 am EST
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles WSW Helenwood TN

  • Today

    Today: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 76. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 76 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. South wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 59 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 72. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 72 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 10pm.  Low around 58. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Showers

    Low: 58 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers, mainly before 1pm.  High near 65. West wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Showers

    High: 65 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 44 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 20 percent chance of showers.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 61.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 61 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 35.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 35 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 63.

    Sunny

    High: 63 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 76. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tonight
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. South wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 72. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 10pm. Low around 58. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Sunday
Showers, mainly before 1pm. High near 65. West wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44.
Monday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 61.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 35.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 63.
Tuesday Night
Showers likely, mainly after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday
Showers likely. Cloudy, with a high near 61. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Wednesday Night
Showers likely. Cloudy, with a low around 51. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday
A 50 percent chance of showers. Cloudy, with a high near 59.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles WSW Helenwood TN
 36.41°N 84.62°W (Elev. 1099 ft)
3:10 am EST Feb 23, 2018
10am EST Feb 23, 2018-6pm EST Mar 1, 2018
 
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